Elizabeth Irene Alday

November 2, 1931October 24, 2010

ARLINGTON -- Elizabeth Irene Alday, 78, passed away Sunday morning, Oct. 24, 2010, at a hospice in Fort Worth. Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday at Tate Springs Baptist Church in Arlington, where she was a member for 25 years. Interment: 11 a.m. Saturday in Manasota Memorial Park, Bradenton, Fla. Visitation: Will start at 10 a.m. Thursday. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made in her name to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, the American Cancer Society, the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering or a charity of choice. Elizabeth "Betty" was born Nov. 2, 1931, in St. Louis, Mo., to Sterling and Laura Higbee Smith. She was preceded in the death by her husband, Robert E. Alday, whom she was married to for almost 50 years; and her first husband, Carl Miller, whom she was married to for two years. Survivors: Her adopted brother, Kenneth DeHeer of San Antonio; sons, George Randall Miller of Arlington, Carl Miller Jr. of the Philippines and Robert E. Alday Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla.; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one nephew; one niece; and two great-nieces.


  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 28, 2010
  • Visitation Thursday, October 28, 2010

Elizabeth Irene Alday

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October 28, 2010

To Betty's family. The Higbee Family has lost a treasure with her passing. Please accept my and Kay Lynn's condolences. John Dragoo

Glenda& Don Lewis

October 27, 2010

What a sweet, sweet person. All were blessed who knew her.
She will be missed. The entire family will remain in our prayers.
Glenda & Don Lewis

October 27, 2010

Carl, we were so sorry to hear of the passing away of your mother. We are praying for you guys. Shirley and Darrel